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The perils of pre-contract advice
The perils of pre-contract advice

 Stephen Bubb 01 May 2019

Claims are often made against solicitors for inadequate pre-purchase advice. Some common causes of these claims and the decision of the Supreme Court of the ACT in McLennan are considered...

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How to avoid the traps
How to avoid the traps

 Caroline Dew 01 May 2019

Practitioners play a crucial role when acting for the buyers of land. No transaction is the same, and practitioners need to be aware of where things can go wrong...

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Property and Environmental Law Section Newsletter
Property and Environmental Law Section Newsletter

 Property and Environmental Law Section 30 Apr 2019

The April edition of the Property and Environmental Law Section Newsletter is now available...

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PEXA Subscriber Review Process to Commence in May
PEXA Subscriber Review Process to Commence in May

 Property and Environmental Law Section 15 Apr 2019

PEXA has previously e-mailed Subscriber Managers at each firm activated to use PEXA, notifying them of the Subscriber Review Process beginning in May...
 

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Compensation for loss
Compensation for loss

 Russell Cocks 01 Apr 2019

What are the consequences of a breach of a contract of sale of land? Is it compensation or damages? Is there a difference...

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How to avoid an off-the-plan claim
How to avoid an off-the-plan claim

 Legal Practitioners’ Liability Committee 01 Mar 2019

Whether acting for vendors or purchasers in off-the-plan sales, there are risks you need to be aware of and things you can do to avoid claims...

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Change to sunset clauses
Change to sunset clauses

 Russell Cocks 01 Mar 2019

Retrospective amendments to the Sale of Land Act will substantially limit a vendor’s ability to end a residential off-the-plan contract...

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Adjustment for cladding agreements
Adjustment for cladding agreements

 Russell Cocks 01 Feb 2019

Amendments to the Local Government Act mean solicitors acting for buyers and sellers of real estate will need to take into account any charges recorded against the property relating to funding for cladding rectification...

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Land Use Victoria (LUV) Compliance Examinations
Land Use Victoria (LUV) Compliance Examinations

 Property Law Section 30 Jan 2019

Electronic lodgement of land transactions has reached such a high level that Land Use Victoria has increased its compliance examinations of practitioners who are subscribers to the Electronic Lodgement Network (ELN) ...

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LIV calls for parties to provide stronger data security and improved environmental laws
LIV calls for parties to provide stronger data security and improved environmental laws

 LIV Media 23 Nov 2018

The LIV is calling on all parties to commit to fixing the security and operational problems associated with the new electronic conveyancing system and the privatised Land Use Victoria...

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Be secure when advising lenders
Be secure when advising lenders

 Legal Practitioners’ Liability Committee 01 Nov 2018

Making assumptions about your retainer with longstanding lender clients is risky...

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Scary short-stays
Scary short-stays

 Russell Cocks 01 Nov 2018

From 1 February 2019 the Owners Corporation Act will proscribe certain behaviour in the short-stay environment and establish a process whereby complaints relating to breaches of those behaviour standards will be dealt with...

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Lost trust deeds
Lost trust deeds

 Russell Cocks 01 Oct 2018

 
Many properties are held in the name of trustees. Not having access to the original trust deeds can present problems...

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De-regulated contract of sale of land
De-regulated contract of sale of land

 Russell Cocks 03 Sep 2018

What are the consequences of the sunsetting of the regulations prescribing the standard contract of sale of land...

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GST withholding at settlement
GST withholding at settlement

 David P Lloyd and Murray McCutcheon 01 Aug 2018

Following on from a March 2018 LIJ article, the authors explain how GST withholding works in practice with the new contract condition...

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